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Feb 26, 2019
Many animals are self-aware, so maybe its time researchers quit codenaming themSiri & Alexa have surely been proposed to at some point, yet lab animals still go by alphanumeric codes.
Dec 21, 2018
From politicians to common citizens, Twitter users express fury over MHA snooping notification; label it Orwellian and unconstitutionalNot just calls or emails, but any data can be intercepted and devices can be seized by the agencies.
Sep 10, 2018
Patna Blues' author Abdullah Khan on ambition, the ordeal of civil service exams and George OrwellAbdullah Khan, the author of Patna Blues, breathes life into the city and highlights the struggle of a young boy appearing for his civil service examinations
Aug 15, 2018
The Freedom of the PressFirst published in 1972, George Orwell's proposed preface to Animal Farm makes a compelling — and timeless — argument for upholding the freedom of the press
Aug 02, 2018
Netflix acquires rights for George Orwell's Animal Farm, adaptation to be directed by Andy SerkisThe announcement comes days after Netflix acquired Andy Serkis' adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book, titled Mowgli, from Warner Bros.
Oct 27, 2017
Aadhaar cards linked with mobile numbers are an Orwellian nightmare, offer ringside seat to Big BrotherThrough the Aadhaar card, Big Brother will not only be watching, he will be cataloguing your preferences, lifestyle and intrude into every aspect of life.
Oct 02, 2017
Gandhi Jayanti highlights: Mahatma believed intolerant people focus on matters away from spiritualityLike the life of Mahatma Gandhi. Poetry, prose or drama; fiction or nonfiction — Gandhi is everywhere.
Jul 30, 2017
Gujarat Congress MLAs defect to BJP: Resort politics must end, parties must treat legislators with respectThe sordid story of the Congress herding its Gujarat MLAs to Bengaluru on Friday and virtually locking them in a resort to keep them safe from poachers in the upcoming Rajya Sabha elections reminds me of the two delightful scenes from Orwell’s novella.
Jun 08, 2017
George Orwell's 1984 was published 68 years ago: Other dystopian novels that now hit homeDystopian novels like Margaret Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale and Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451 are on the same line as George Orwell's 1984.
Jun 01, 2017
Champions Trophy 2017: In the era of IPL and social media, international cricket must be more inclusiveGeorge Orwell wrote, in the context of international football, that ‘sport is an unfailing cause of ill-will'. The same may now be true of International cricket.